Ministry of External Affairs Current Affairs - 2020

India extends Financial Grant for building educational campus in Nepal

India has extended a financial grant of 35.5 million Nepalese rupees for the construction of an educational campus in Nepal under the Development Partnership Programme. Development Partnership Programme The Development Partnership Programme is administered by the Development Administration Partnership division in the Ministry of External Affairs. India has a long history as a provider of Read More…

Festival of India in Nepal Begins

A month-long Festival of India in Nepal is being held at Nepal. Nepal’s Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Rabindra Adhikari was the chief guest of the opening ceremony. Festival of India in Nepal The Festival of India in Nepal is organised by the Swami Vivekananda Cultural Center at the Indian embassy in Kathmandu with support from India’s Ministry of culture. Read More…

MEA Organises Training Course for Govt officials from Nepal

The Ministry of External Affairs had organised a training course for the officials of the Government of Nepal on ‘Global Perspectives on Public Financial Management’ at the Institute of Government Accounts and Finance (INGAF) in New Delhi. The training programme was part of the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) programme. It was a special Read More…

MEA to Play Facilitating Role to Promote Silk in Global Markets

The Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj announced that the Ministry of External Affairs would play a facilitating role in promoting the silk in the global markets. The External Affairs Minister urged the Textile Ministry to increase the production to capture the growing market. Eradication of the thigh reeling practice in the tasar silk sector Read More…

Parmanu Tech 2019

The Parmanu Tech conference was organised by the Ministry of External Affairs and Department of Atomic Energy (DAE). The keynote address at the ‘Parmanu Tech 2019’ conference was delivered by Dr Jitendra Singh, Minister of State for Atomic Energy and Space. Highlights of the Speech The Highlights of the Speech are: India has covered a Read More…